Biological Control to Combat the Winter Moth Invasion

Title: Biological Control to Combat the Winter Moth Invasionwinter moth

Date: Thursday, November 7

5:00pm

Description: Joe Elkinton, professor of entomology in the Dept. of Environmental Conservation at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, will be at the Polly Hill Arboretum to discuss his research on the winter moth, and his successful effort to establish the parasitoid Cyzenis albicans as a biological control agent of this invasive species.

Talk is at 5pm at the Arboretum Visitor Center. No Fee.